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731

Rockland Waterfront

Alternate Title(s):
Rockland
1938
Oil on canvas
22 x 40 1/8 in. (55.88 x 101.91 cm)
Signed lower left: John Folinsbee
The Century Association. Gift of Elizabeth Folinsbee Wiggins and Joan Folinsbee Cook

Provenance

John F. Folinsbee Art Trust
The Century Association, 1998

Exhibition History

1945 Audubon: 4th Annual Exhibition
1945 Corcoran: 19th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Oil Paintings, no. 108, as Rockland
2010 Woodmere Art Museum Phila: John Folinsbee and American Modernism

Published References

Vose 1972: Appraisal of Pictures, Estate of John F. Folinsbee, June 20, 1972, #581
Jensen 2013: Folinsbee Considered, p. 109, color ill.; p. 267, cat entry

Commentary

Folinsbee's preliminary drawing, Rockland Waterfront, and oil study, Rockland, Night, demonstrate how he developed a theme and reworked the composition until he was satisfied with it.

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